Common heartburn drug linked with fatal conditions

New research suggests that drugs commonly used for heartburn, acid reflux, and ulcers may raise the risk of numerous fatal conditions, including ...

June 4, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

Is this chest pain from GERD or a heart attack?

Chest pain can be a sign that a person is having a heart attack. However, chest pain is also a common symptom of other, less serious conditions, ...

April 23, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

Does apple cider vinegar help with acid reflux?

Apple cider vinegar, a fermented vinegar that people make from crushed apples, is a popular natural remedy for acid reflux and heartburn. Many ho...

December 19, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Should people with GERD avoid caffeine?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease usually causes heartburn, as well as respiratory and digestive symptoms. Doctors often recommend that people with...

October 12, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Home remedies and lifestyle tips for reducing acid reflux

Acid reflux can cause a painful, burning sensation in the throat or chest, which people refer to as heartburn. Simple home remedies and lifestyle...

September 25, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Can lemon water help with acid reflux?

Lemon is an acidic substance, though many people believe it can help to reduce acid reflux. Does it work, and is it safe? Acid reflux occurs when...

August 24, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

What is the difference between heartburn and acid reflux?

Understanding the differences between heartburn, acid reflux, and gastroesophageal reflux disease involves understanding the links between them. ...

August 10, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Is there a link between GERD and fatigue?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, known as GERD, can cause fatigue in people who have difficulty sleeping due to symptoms. For example, a person m...

June 4, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments